Meanwhile, Andrew Sullivan writes, “Can we even trust the [New York Times] polls any more?”
They say, “Never attribute to malice that which can be explained by stupidity”, but we seem to have gone beyond any possible stupidity now. Have we reached the point where we can assume there’s a conspiracy to spread a big lie? And where we can safely dismiss the opinions of anyone who repeats it?
We can’t dismiss them–but fortunately, we can–and do–correct them.